Palermo to Avola trains might be a good value for money solution: travelling in Italy by train is often rather cheap and faster than taking a bus indeed Trains leave from Palermo Notarbartolo and arrive at Avola every about 2 hours on average. If travelling with Trenitalia, you need to know the Palermo to Avola train schedule: the first train leaves at 07:44, while the last ride is at 19:44. A Palermo to Avola train cost about 17.6 €. But how long is the train ride from Palermo to Avola? Your journey takes about 11 hours on average.